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STYLE ME

SHAPE + SIZE WHICH SUIT SUITS YOU? A favorite of pop star Rihanna, swimwear designer Celeste Johnny showcases some pieces from her Johnny Vincent line and offers her tips on the best suit to flatter your body type. johnnyvincent.com

INTERVIEWED BY IYA BAKARE

PHOTOS BEE LI / STYLED BY RICARDO FORD

CURVY SHAPE

‘‘‘Dominica’ is great for women with curves because it accentuates the waistline and hips.”

CHICAGO NATIVE CELESTE Johnny

says her mother’s love for fashion inspired her to pursue it as a career and her passion for traveling sparked her interest in swimwear. In 2006, Celeste created her swimwear line, Johnny Vincent, a combination of her name and her father’s birthplace of St. Vincent in the Caribbean. In 2007, she launched her first collection. Celeste’s designs represent her energy and persona and are showcased internationally.

LOOK OUT FOR MORE BEACH DRESSES AND MORE BEAUTIFUL, VIBRANT COLORS IN CELESTE’S 2011 LINE, ‘SAMBA NIGHTS’, A TRIBUTE TO BRAZIL

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BOY SHAPE

“Try swimsuits like ‘Breathless’ (left) that create a waist line, and belted pieces or faux wrap-style suits.”

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